The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 273 272 271
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 475 462 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.15% 1.12% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 1.31% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 381 405 376
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -3.52%
User Stories
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36175 35216 36832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 87.86% 85.75% 86.40%
Number of salaries quoted 30906 29603 29791
Average salary £57,500 £55,950 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +1.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Stories across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in London

User Stories
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Stories across the London region.

User Stories Salary Trend in London

User Stories
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the London region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

User Stories Salary Histogram in London

User Stories
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the London region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +69 74 £50,750 -7.72% 23
Harrow +7 8 £47,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 7 £41,500 -
Hammersmith -7 3 £55,000 -
Wimbledon +2 2 - -
New Malden - 2 £47,500 -
Southwark - 2 £40,000 -
Docklands, London +20 1 £82,500 +57.14%
User Stories
England

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region citing User Stories also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited User Stories.

1 835 (79.68%) Agile Software Development
2 422 (40.27%) Scrum
3 247 (23.57%) Business Analysis
4 226 (21.56%) Finance
5 211 (20.13%) QA
6 204 (19.47%) Use Case
7 196 (18.70%) Java
8 189 (18.03%) SQL
9 187 (17.84%) Project Management
10 178 (16.98%) E-Commerce
11 176 (16.79%) User Experience
12 175 (16.70%) TDD
13 155 (14.79%) Retail
14 151 (14.41%) Degree
15 149 (14.22%) Analytical Skills
16 144 (13.74%) Stakeholder Management
17 137 (13.07%) JIRA
18 135 (12.88%) BDD
19 130 (12.40%) Waterfall
20 129 (12.31%) SDLC
20 129 (12.31%) Continuous Integration
21 126 (12.02%) Banking
21 126 (12.02%) Kanban
22 123 (11.74%) HTML
23 119 (11.35%) C#
24 118 (11.26%) User Acceptance Testing
25 117 (11.16%) Mobile App
26 110 (10.50%) CSS
27 96 (9.16%) JavaScript
28 95 (9.06%) .NET

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region citing User Stories also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited User Stories. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 47 (4.48%) CMS
2 39 (3.72%) Confluence
3 34 (3.24%) Node.js
4 24 (2.29%) JBoss
5 23 (2.19%) Apache Pig
6 22 (2.10%) Tomcat
7 15 (1.43%) SharePoint
8 9 (0.86%) WebSphere
9 6 (0.57%) Apache
9 6 (0.57%) Apache Spark
10 3 (0.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (0.29%) SAS
11 2 (0.19%) Drupal
11 2 (0.19%) IIS
11 2 (0.19%) Skype for Business
12 1 (0.095%) Kentico
12 1 (0.095%) Mule
12 1 (0.095%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.095%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.095%) WordPress
Applications
1 63 (6.01%) MS Visio
2 56 (5.34%) MS Excel
3 43 (4.10%) MS Office
4 38 (3.63%) Photoshop
5 21 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 13 (1.24%) Adobe Illustrator
7 11 (1.05%) OmniGraffle
8 8 (0.76%) Fireworks
9 6 (0.57%) MS Project
10 1 (0.095%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.095%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.095%) Mingle
10 1 (0.095%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.095%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.95%) Magento
3 8 (0.76%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.19%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 27 (2.58%) SaaS
2 24 (2.29%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
3 21 (2.00%) Amazon EMR
3 21 (2.00%) Amazon S3
4 8 (0.76%) Force.com
5 6 (0.57%) GitHub
5 6 (0.57%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.19%) Yammer
7 1 (0.095%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.095%) Heroku
7 1 (0.095%) IaaS
7 1 (0.095%) PaaS
7 1 (0.095%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 20 (1.91%) Internet
2 8 (0.76%) Intranet
3 6 (0.57%) HTTP
4 3 (0.29%) Ethernet
4 3 (0.29%) Extranet
4 3 (0.29%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.19%) DSL
5 2 (0.19%) Firewall
5 2 (0.19%) LAN
5 2 (0.19%) WAN
6 1 (0.095%) DNS
6 1 (0.095%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (4.77%) SQL Server
2 47 (4.48%) Big Data
3 37 (3.53%) Hadoop
4 31 (2.96%) PostgreSQL
5 28 (2.67%) MongoDB
5 28 (2.67%) Oracle Database
6 25 (2.39%) Data Warehouse
6 25 (2.39%) SQL Server 2008
7 23 (2.19%) Apache Hive
8 22 (2.10%) MySQL
9 21 (2.00%) Impala
9 21 (2.00%) Mahout
9 21 (2.00%) Neo4j
10 20 (1.91%) SQL Server 2012
11 17 (1.62%) NoSQL
11 17 (1.62%) Relational Database
12 15 (1.43%) Data Mining
12 15 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 14 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 12 (1.15%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 137 (13.07%) JIRA
2 89 (8.49%) Cucumber
3 84 (8.02%) Git (software)
4 76 (7.25%) Jenkins
5 67 (6.39%) Selenium
6 62 (5.92%) JUnit
7 57 (5.44%) Subversion
8 49 (4.68%) WebDriver
9 34 (3.24%) Team Foundation Server
10 31 (2.96%) Hudson
11 23 (2.19%) Visual Studio
12 22 (2.10%) Axure RP
12 22 (2.10%) TeamCity
13 21 (2.00%) Maven
13 21 (2.00%) Vagrant
13 21 (2.00%) Yeoman
14 19 (1.81%) NUnit
14 19 (1.81%) WATIR
15 18 (1.72%) SpecFlow
16 15 (1.43%) SoapUI
General
1 226 (21.56%) Finance
2 155 (14.79%) Retail
3 126 (12.02%) Banking
4 89 (8.49%) Marketing
5 84 (8.02%) Telecoms
6 77 (7.35%) Games
7 42 (4.01%) Law
8 39 (3.72%) Advertising
9 38 (3.63%) Publishing
10 25 (2.39%) Back Office
11 23 (2.19%) Manufacturing
11 23 (2.19%) Online Betting
12 22 (2.10%) Billing
13 19 (1.81%) Financial Institution
14 15 (1.43%) Front Office
15 14 (1.34%) Legal
16 8 (0.76%) Investment Banking
17 7 (0.67%) Multimedia
18 4 (0.38%) Electronics
18 4 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 452 (43.13%) Analyst
2 407 (38.84%) Business Analyst
3 168 (16.03%) Developer
4 96 (9.16%) Agile Business Analyst
5 83 (7.92%) Product Owner
6 79 (7.54%) Product Manager
7 77 (7.35%) Senior Analyst
8 67 (6.39%) Senior Business Analyst
9 59 (5.63%) Senior Developer
10 56 (5.34%) Project Manager
11 50 (4.77%) Digital Business Analyst
12 49 (4.68%) Digital Analyst
13 41 (3.91%) Java Developer
14 38 (3.63%) Agile Product Owner
15 35 (3.34%) Software Analyst
16 32 (3.05%) E-Commerce Product Owner
17 31 (2.96%) Java Programmer
17 31 (2.96%) Programmer
18 30 (2.86%) Senior Java Programmer
18 30 (2.86%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (11.74%) HTML
2 110 (10.50%) CSS
3 95 (9.06%) .NET
4 56 (5.34%) HTML5
4 56 (5.34%) Spring
5 52 (4.96%) RESTful
6 49 (4.68%) REST
7 41 (3.91%) Hibernate
7 41 (3.91%) Web Services
8 40 (3.82%) CSS3
9 38 (3.63%) SOAP
10 36 (3.44%) ASP.NET
10 36 (3.44%) JSP
11 31 (2.96%) .NET Framework
11 31 (2.96%) WCF
12 28 (2.67%) Gherkin
13 26 (2.48%) jQuery
13 26 (2.48%) JSON
13 26 (2.48%) XML
14 25 (2.39%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 176 (16.79%) User Experience
2 149 (14.22%) Analytical Skills
3 117 (11.16%) Mobile App
4 58 (5.53%) Computer Science
5 47 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
6 41 (3.91%) Management Information System
7 33 (3.15%) Client/Server
8 29 (2.77%) FMCG
9 27 (2.58%) Fintech
10 26 (2.48%) Online Games
10 26 (2.48%) Visualisation
11 23 (2.19%) Mobile Payment
11 23 (2.19%) Social Media
12 21 (2.00%) Digital Media
12 21 (2.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 17 (1.62%) iPad
14 16 (1.53%) Derivative
15 15 (1.43%) Market Risk
16 14 (1.34%) Reference Data
17 11 (1.05%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 85 (8.11%) Android
1 85 (8.11%) Apple iOS
2 43 (4.10%) Unix
3 25 (2.39%) Windows
4 23 (2.19%) Linux
5 9 (0.86%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.19%) CentOS
6 2 (0.19%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.19%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 835 (79.68%) Agile Software Development
2 422 (40.27%) Scrum
3 247 (23.57%) Business Analysis
4 204 (19.47%) Use Case
5 187 (17.84%) Project Management
6 178 (16.98%) E-Commerce
7 175 (16.70%) TDD
8 144 (13.74%) Stakeholder Management
9 135 (12.88%) BDD
10 130 (12.40%) Waterfall
11 129 (12.31%) Continuous Integration
11 129 (12.31%) SDLC
12 126 (12.02%) Kanban
13 118 (11.26%) User Acceptance Testing
14 87 (8.30%) Test Scripting
15 83 (7.92%) Software Engineering
16 82 (7.82%) Product Management
17 79 (7.54%) Data Analysis
17 79 (7.54%) Software Delivery
18 73 (6.97%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 196 (18.70%) Java
2 189 (18.03%) SQL
3 119 (11.35%) C#
4 96 (9.16%) JavaScript
5 89 (8.49%) Ruby
6 57 (5.44%) Python
7 39 (3.72%) PHP
8 33 (3.15%) Groovy
9 26 (2.48%) VBA
10 25 (2.39%) C++
10 25 (2.39%) PL/SQL
11 22 (2.10%) Bash Shell
12 21 (2.00%) Clojure
13 20 (1.91%) R
14 19 (1.81%) C
15 18 (1.72%) T-SQL
16 14 (1.34%) Objective-C
17 11 (1.05%) Apple Swift
17 11 (1.05%) Shell Script
18 7 (0.67%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 151 (14.41%) Degree
2 57 (5.44%) ISEB
3 17 (1.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 14 (1.34%) Security Cleared
5 13 (1.24%) ISTQB
6 11 (1.05%) SC Cleared
7 7 (0.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 5 (0.48%) PhD
9 3 (0.29%) IIBA
9 3 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (0.29%) MBA
9 3 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.29%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.19%) CompTIA Security+
10 2 (0.19%) DBS Check
10 2 (0.19%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.19%) GIAC
10 2 (0.19%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (0.19%) SANS
10 2 (0.19%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 211 (20.13%) QA
2 21 (2.00%) SDET
3 14 (1.34%) Data Quality
3 14 (1.34%) MiFID
4 2 (0.19%) SEPA
5 1 (0.095%) COREP
5 1 (0.095%) CRD IV
5 1 (0.095%) FINREP
5 1 (0.095%) HL7
System Software
1 21 (2.00%) VirtualBox
2 11 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.95%) HDFS
4 5 (0.48%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (1.34%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.095%) Ansible
2 1 (0.095%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.095%) Puppet
Vendors
1 79 (7.54%) Microsoft
2 42 (4.01%) Oracle
3 34 (3.24%) Google
4 21 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
5 17 (1.62%) Apple
5 17 (1.62%) hybris
6 14 (1.34%) VMware
7 12 (1.15%) ATG
7 12 (1.15%) HP
8 10 (0.95%) SAP
9 9 (0.86%) Rally
10 7 (0.67%) Adobe
10 7 (0.67%) Cognizant
11 6 (0.57%) Bloomberg
11 6 (0.57%) Tableau
12 5 (0.48%) Demandware
12 5 (0.48%) WorldPay
13 2 (0.19%) Alteryx
13 2 (0.19%) BT
13 2 (0.19%) InterSystems
South West London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum +£4K bonus+excellent perks+benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Wiser Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Wiser Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Wiser Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Wiser Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Cube Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Premier IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wembley, Middlesex
euro car parts
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Avance Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 + strong package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Which?
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Avance Consulting
Salary: no constraint for right candidate
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Kuoni Travel Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Wiser Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum 20% - 30% Bonus and other corporate
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
First Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + stock options
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £51886 - £61745 per annum + RRA + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago